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Jury Finds Man Guilty of Lewd Act Upon a Child

After a week-long jury trial, a San Luis Obispo County jury found Jay Vee Batul Estoque (29) guilty of committing a lewd act upon a child under the age of fourteen and found true the special...

Murder Charges Filed in Morro Bay Stabbing

District Attorney Dan Dow announced today that Sean Christopher Maneely (53) has been charged with murder for the stabbing death of Andrew Ignatius McTaggart, which took place on January 25, 2020...

Judge Sentences Man to State Prison for Criminal Threats and Stalking

Atascadero man sentenced to serve over four years in state prison for criminally threatening and stalking his ex-girlfriends over the course of several months.

DA Dow Announces Appointment of Chief Deputy DA Lisa B. Muscari

Experienced prosecutor and former United States Marine Corps JAG Officer Lisa B. Muscari was promoted to the leadership position of Chief Deputy District Attorney.

Former Lyft Driver Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Former Lyft driver, Jason Lamont Fenwick (52) was sentenced to 10 years in state prison after a San Luis Obispo County jury found him guilty of sexual assault charges in December 2019.

DA Seeks Life in Prison Without Parole for Gang Related Murder

District Attorney Dan Dow seeks life in prison without possibility of parole for Robert Joseph Garay, Gabriel Luis Garay and Nathaniel Alexander Jara for the gang related murder of Daniel Fuentes.

DA Dan Dow Talks about Office Mission to Seek Justice

District Attorney Dan Dow and our team of 110 individual public servants are passionately committed to seeking justice for the residents of San Luis Obispo County. We stand for Justice each and...

Templeton woman sentenced to state prison for embezzlement

Former bookkeeper Claire Eastin (51) of Templeton was taken into custody after being sentenced yesterday to serve two years, eight months in state prison for embezzling church funds.